CE-Notes 13-14 Constitutional Compromises. Constitutional Compromises. CE Notes 13-14. NC Standards. 1.05 Identify the major domestic problems of the nation under the Articles of Confederation and assess the extent to which they were resolved by the new Constitution .
CE Notes 13-14
So you are at the Constitutional Convention and our purpose is to fix all of the problems with the Articles and create a new government. First tell me what the major problems were with the Articles…
The Constitution is the Solution!
DEBATE #1: Deciding representation in Legislature/Congress:
US Congress with a House and a Senate
1. Senate: every state has 2 representatives
2. House of Representatives: proportional representation based on population
Should we end slavery?
Should slaves be counted for representation in the legislature?